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Infotainment Software Developer

  • Location
    • Markham, Ontario
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


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General Motors is transforming the future of mobility – and the Canadian Technical Centre (CTC) is at the forefront of that transformation. We are a diverse team of agile and innovative thought leaders who are passionate about developing key technologies and products that will help achieve GM’s vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion.

CTC has a proven track record of taking technologies from concept to production in both automotive and non-automotive areas. Our success is propelled by our talented people and our deep technical knowledge in domains like infotainment software, diagnostics, data analytics, AI, mechatronic controls, and cold weather development. If you want to work with an inclusive and collaborative team that’s striving to change the world for the better, we invite you to join us.

Software Defined Vehicle - Infotainment Applications

The Software Defined Vehicle - Infotainment Applications group at the Canadian Technical Centre is at the heart of delivering GM’s in-vehicle user interface and software applications. With years of experience leveraging the power and flexibility of Android, we are continually transforming the customer experiences of GM’s connected vehicles for all our brands – Cadillac, Chevy, GMC, Buick.

Join a passionate and engaged software development team who have adapted to remote and onsite working conditions, while delivering exciting new software applications for electric vehicles like the Hummer EV and Cadillac Lyriq. Our bold and inclusive culture means you will be joining a strong diverse team that promotes fresh innovative thinking and give you the opportunity to impact the course of GM’s global vision - Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions, Zero Congestion. Our people are the driving force behind making this a reality. Innovation lives here, so should you!

Job Description

We are seeking an intermediate/senior android developer to work on Vehicle Information applications the are used in all GM brands and vehicles.

  • Design and develop the world’s best in-vehicle applications for GM Infotainment systems
  • Responsible for the entire software development process of your domain, including requirements, system design, development, deployment, and maintenance of the Infotainment software
  • Participate in architecture, requirements, design, code, and test case reviews
  • Provide clear and complete documentation based on the definition of the software development process
  • Collaborate with team members in software development activities using Scrum/Agile/SAFe development process

Additional Job Description

  • 2+ years of experience programming in Kotlin, Java, or C++
  • 2+ years of experience developing applications or middleware for mobile platforms like Android or iOS
  • Object-oriented software development experience with a proven grasp of algorithms and data structures
  • Experience with large code bases, developing entirely new code and maintaining existing code
  • Experience with testable software architecture JUnit, Espresso, TDD, MVVM, Clean Architecture
  • Experience with SCM tools like GIT, SVN or ClearCase
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum/SAFe development and tools
  • Ability to perform diagnostic and investigate issues based on limited information
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Creative, well-adapted, strong sense of responsibility, delivery and schedule dedication
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software/Computer Engineering or equivalent field
  • Advanced degrees preferred

Other Skills Preferred

  • Experience with Android Open Source Project development
  • Software experience in Android Studio/Linux platform
  • Development experience in 3D Unreal/Unity/OpenGL ES/Vulkan
  • Software development experience in a variety of embedded system
  • Experience with scripting, tool development and test automation framework
  • Experience with the development of automotive infotainment solutions
  • Experience with vehicle communication network protocols including CAN, MOST

Additional Description

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We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

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The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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